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scam

noun [C]
 
 
/skæm/ informal
an illegal way of making money, usually by tricking people: The police are warning of a repeated phone scam that targets tax payers. an internet scam
Translations of “scam”
in Spanish Timo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺詐,詐騙…
in Russian мошенничество…
in Turkish şike…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺诈,诈财骗局…
in Polish przekręt…
(Definition of scam from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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